A decade-old relationship between Rockwell Automation and Cisco Systems has grown up around the insight that the plant floor would need to work more closely with enterprise IT.
Asked what can help manufacturers develop a strong safety culture, readers suggested showing workers the gruesome results of unsafe acts.
How do you stop an industrial worker from bypassing the very mechanisms put in place to protect him? Install the safety systems, but also shape the mindset of the employees behind those systems.
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The Automation Conference & Expo 2016 in Chicago will explore specific trends and technologies proven to drive increased efficiency, profits, and safety for manufacturers across all industries.
A panel discussion at Rockwell Automation Fair 2015 explored whether or not Big Data and analytics are proving to be worth the effort for industry.
As the network infrastructure evolves to include more connected systems and smart devices, so must a company’s security strategy. The move is on to a built-in vs. a bolt-on model, which requires an ecosystem of technology partners and an eye toward business.
It’s not enough to get the data out of your connected systems. You have to know what to do with that information, and your company will likely face a culture shift as it makes its way along the path of continuous improvement.
A new test from PMMI covers the principles and applications of the most commonly found mechanical drive components.
Why the proliferation of automation technologies has increased the need for circuit board-level isolation and what you should know about it.
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